Place in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, pinetown is a town that is part of the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality, just inland from, durban.
The area of Clermont was a solely black residential zone during the apartheid era, with land tenure being on a freehold basis unlike the state-owned townships elsewhere in the Durban vicinity.
Other personalities associated with Clermont are relatives of the leader of the world-renowned "Ladysmith Black Mambazo" musical group.
The foundations and structures of the original town can be found at the corner of Josiah Gumede (Old Main) Road and Stapleton Road.Education edit One of five campuses of the University of KwaZulu-Natal is in Pinetown, on the corner of Richmond and Mariannhill Roads.For the community in North Carolina, see.One of the largest monasteries was located south of Pinetown in Mariannhill, home to the Mariannhill monastery founded by Abbott Francis Pfanner.Indeed, to this day imported German cakes and goodies pack the shelves at Christmas time in the Knowles Spar, the largest grocery store of Pinetown.This meant residents enjoyed an atmosphere of freedom and this led to Clermont being a base for some well-known political activists during the apartheid era such as the lawyer Archie Gumede.Then in 2004, with the merger of the Universities of Natal and Durban-Westville to form the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Edgewood became the new University's 5th campus.IEC electoral, ward.Margot Fonteyn Secondary School Kloof High anul whores School Mariannridge Primary School St Wendolins Primary school Kranskloof Primary School Ndengetho Secondary School sarnia primary school Mathinta Secondary School Thornwood Secondary School KwaSanti Public Secondary, is a public secondary school located in St Wendolins, Ethekwini Metropolitan Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal.Under the chairmanship of former Pinetown mayor Vernon Hall, Lahee Park hosted ten first class games between 19Former internationals Norman Crookes (twice selected for the Springbok squad) and Tertius Bosch have previously represented the club.
Schools in Pinetown include: Pinetown Boys' High School Pinetown Girls' High School Benjamin Pine Primary School Sarnia Primary School Highway College (independent) John Wesley School (independent) Pinetown Junior Senior Primary School Browns School (special needs education) St Benedict School Pinetown (independent) Lyndhurst Primary School New.
During the, second Boer War, the, british built a concentration camp in Pinetown to house, boer women and children.
With classes from Grade R (reception year) to Grade.It is a combined school.e.This event always attracts hundreds of spectators who line the route every year to catch a glimse of their friends and loved ones in the marathon.The Edgewood campus was originally established in the 1970s as a college to train (mostly white) students as teachers for the apartheid government's schools serving the white community.Various other certificates are also offered as in-service training for teachers, as well as Honours, Masters and Doctoral degrees.
Khaya Zondo and Cameron Delport from the 2010 Dolphins team have a close association with the club, as do KZN "B" cricketers Bruce Kruger and Kyle Buckthorp.